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Achieving Zero Emissions in Construction and Agricultural Equipment

We are at a pivotal moment in our nation’s history where smart and timely actions are required to combat the threat of climate change. Transitioning vehicles from fossil fuels to zero-emission technology is critical to mitigate the effects of the climate crisis and reduce the impact on public health, especially in communities disproportionately overburdened by transportation emissions.

Achieving Zero Emissions in Construction and Agricultural Equipment2022-07-14T06:39:37-07:00

Top Ten Considerations to Effectively Implement Commercial ZEV Infrastructure Improvements Under NEVI

We are at a pivotal moment in our nation’s history where smart and timely actions are required to combat the threat of climate change. Transitioning vehicles from fossil fuels to zero-emission technology is critical to mitigate the effects of the climate crisis and reduce the impact on public health, especially in communities disproportionately overburdened by transportation emissions.

Top Ten Considerations to Effectively Implement Commercial ZEV Infrastructure Improvements Under NEVI2022-07-14T05:53:19-07:00

Supreme Court Decision Is a Blow to Fighting Climate Change; CALSTART and Its Members Continue to Push for Transition to Zero Emissions

The Supreme Court issued a decision today that curbed the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ability to regulate climate change, limiting how the agency can regulate power plant emissions.

Supreme Court Decision Is a Blow to Fighting Climate Change; CALSTART and Its Members Continue to Push for Transition to Zero Emissions2022-06-30T10:17:11-07:00

$16M for Commercial Zero-Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Awarded in Seconds | June 24, 2022

Demonstrating the high demand for charging infrastructure among electric-vehicle fleet owners, Energy Infrastructure Incentives for Zero-Emission Commercial Vehicles (EnergIIZE) Electric Vehicle (EV) Fast Track’s funding allocation of $16.24M was fully subscribed within seconds of opening.

$16M for Commercial Zero-Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Awarded in Seconds | June 24, 20222022-06-24T08:57:02-07:00

Investment Strategies to Accelerate Clean Transportation in the Northeast

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021 (IIJA) will allocate close to $7 billion to Northeast states to reduce emissions from the transportation sector, presenting a momentous opportunity for the region to position itself as a national leader in zero-emission technology. This CALSTART report identifies 10 promising investment strategies to accelerate equitable zero-emission transportation adoption in the Northeast, offering a description, strengths and weaknesses, design recommendations, potential impacts, and examples of each strategy in practice.

Investment Strategies to Accelerate Clean Transportation in the Northeast2022-05-27T08:23:34-07:00